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Internet providers in Surprise, AZ

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Surprise, AZ internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable91%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.802%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL89%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
PhoenixInternet - -Wireless98%
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Surprise internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in Surprise is slightly higher than the rest of Arizona - 84%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Surprise area will have access to cable, which covers 91% of Surprise residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.890% of those living in Surprise.

There are four internet providers serving the Surprise area, and 87.83% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Surprise's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Surprise

The largest internet providers in Surprise are Cox, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Surprise.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all Surprise residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 89% of the area. Surprise’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Surprise residents.

Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Surprise covering 91% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Surprise residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Surprise, $44.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Surprise, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Surprise. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Surprise's providers, 488 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Surprise covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Surprise to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Surprise, $44.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Surprise, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Surprise. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Surprise's providers, 488 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Surprise covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Surprise where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Surprise, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Surprise, $1.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Surprise. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Surprise's providers, 488 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Surprise with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.802% of households in Surprise. The next fastest internet provider in Surprise is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in Surprise with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Surprise, $44.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Surprise, covering 1.802% of the city.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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